Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Sandestin

The area's monuments and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Sandestin. Well known for its beaches, seaside and golfing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Silver Sands Premium Outlets and Destin Commons are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Sandestin

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sandestin a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Burnt Pine Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • The Golf Garden of Destin (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Emerald Bay Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Regatta Bay Golf and Country Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Sandestin

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sandestin

Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Sandestin has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sandestin is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Topsail Beach State Preserve (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • James Lee Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Santa Rosa Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Henderson Beach State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Blue Mountain Beach (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park‎ (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Sandestin

Fly into Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), the closest airport, located 8.5 mi (13.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional), which is 15.3 mi (24.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sandestin?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,358 holiday lettings around Sandestin. From 5,214 flats & apartments to 125 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay near Sandestin?

Whether you are travelling with your family or your friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break near Sandestin:

  • Baytowne Wharf: 399 holiday homes
  • Laurel Grove: 56 holiday homes
  • Magnolia Village: 774 holiday homes
  • Villa Lago: 259 holiday homes
  • Bungalos: 87 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday accommodations available.

Can I rent Flats near Sandestin?

Yes, of course. has 5,214 Flats near Sandestin. Our other popular types of holiday rentals near Sandestin include:

  • Villas: 125 holiday lettings
  • Resorts: 19 holiday lettings
  • Houses: 1,503 holiday lettings

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool near Sandestin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6,697 holiday rentals with pool available near Sandestin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available.

Can I book a holiday accommodation directly online or instantly near Sandestin?

Yes, offers a selection of 7,358 holiday homes to book directly online and 6,479 with instant booking available near Sandestin. Don't wait, have a look at our self catering accommodations via our search bar and be ready for your next trip near Sandestin!

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